More than once on hunts when the weather was terrible, an enclosed blind was a welcome respite to avoid the elements while waiting for a deer to come within range.
Most of those blinds, which some hunters call shooting houses, were designed only for firearms. Trying to shoot a bow or crossbow through a narrow window was questionable at best or impossible. The crossbow, perhaps, could be used but the angles were tricky.
However, today’s modern blinds have evolved to the point that hunters using firearms, compound bows and crossbows can enjoy them while still having shot opportunities.
Vertical and horizontal windows are common on many of…